Grants for market clarification
Do you have a business idea that represents something new in the market? We can provide you with grants to test if there is a market for your solution.
Grants for commercialization - phase 1 and 2
After testing and confirming that there is a market for your solution, you can apply for financing to establish an economically sustainable business model and launch your solution in the market. To receive Commercialization Grant - phase 2, the company must have an external investor on the team.
The proportion of grants Innovation Norway can provide in phase 1 has increased due to the corona crisis.
Innovation loans can be used for commercialisation new solutions, strengthening working capital, growth and internationalisation.
Startup loans can be used for development and preparations for growth in the company. Together with investor capital, the loan could provide more capital to the company than a grant.
As a result of the corona crisis, Innovation Norway has increased its maximum loan amount and extended the interest-free period. Requirements for both equity and bail have been reduced.
Startup companies can now receive both Grants for Market Clarification, Grants for Commercialization - phase 1, Grants for Commercialization - phase 2, and Startup Loans.
Grants for innovation contracts
Do you work with a customer on an innovative project that has international potential? Innovation contracts provide financial risk relief.
The Growth Guarantee aims to strengthen access to bank financing for innovative or fast-growing small and medium-sized businesses.
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